This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Pathogens, researchers from Germany, Israel, and the US present findings from a transcriptional and translational study of human cytomegalovirus interactions with host cells. Using human foreskin fibroblast cells infected with human cytomegalovirus, the team did RNA sequencing and sequencing-based ribosome profiling on samples taken over time for up to 72 hours.

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This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.

The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.

Researchers find that people's genetics influence their success at university, but that it is not the only factor.

In Nature this week: approach to identify genetic variants that affect trait variability, application of read clouds to microbiome samples, and more.